THE MISSING POSTMAN
Format: DVD and video
Released by: BBC Worldwide/Simply Media
Release Date: 1999 (video - BBC) and 2016 (DVD - Simply Media)
James Bolam (as Clive Peacock)
Alison Steadman (as Christine Peacock)
Jim Carter (as DS Lawrence Pitman)
Barbara Dickson (as Linda Taylor)
Gwyneth Strong (as WPC Rachel McMahon)
Stephen Moore (as Ralph)
Larry Lamb (as Trevor Ramsay)
One-off 1997 BBC TV drama based on the book by Mark Wallington and directed by Alan Dossor (who directed Barbara in 'John Paul George Ringo... & Bert'.)
Barbara stars as Linda Taylor alongside James Bolam.
'The Missing Postman' was released by BBC Video in 1999 and was later re-released with alternative packaging. It was released on DVD in Australia in 2014 and in the UK in 2016.
The programme won 'Best Comedy Drama' at the 1997 British Comedy Awards.